There are 8 ways to get from Nice to Neuchâtel by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly to Geneva, train  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Geneva (GVA) NCE - GVA
  2. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Neuchâtel

$82 - $202

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Bus  •  12 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Nice, Nice to Genoa, Genoa 492
  2. Take the bus from Genova - Stazione Marittima to Neuchâtel

$76 - $103

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Fly to Basel, train  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Basel (BSL) NCE - BSL
  2. Take the train from Olten to Neuchâtel

$89 - $252

Fly to Zurich, train  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Zurich (ZRH) NCE - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Neuchâtel

$117 - $332

Train via Avignon TGV  •  8 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Nice Ville to Avignon TGV Tgv
  2. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Genève Tgv
  3. Take the train from Genève to Neuchâtel 5 / ...

$179 - $231

Train  •  9 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Nice Ville to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Genève 7-Y / ...
  3. Take the train from Genève to Neuchâtel 5 / ...

$177 - $242

Bus, train  •  12 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Nice to Lucerne
  2. Take the train from Wolhusen to Bern
  3. Take the train from Bern to Neuchâtel

$127 - $219

Drive  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Nice to Neuchâtel 389.4 miles

$80 - $130

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Nice to Neuchâtel. However, there are services departing from Nice, Nice and arriving at Neuchâtel via Genova - Stazione Marittima. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Nice to Neuchâtel. However, there are services departing from Nice Ville and arriving at Neuchâtel via Avignon TGV and Genève. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 45 min.

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The distance between Nice and Neuchâtel is 367 km. The road distance is 623.1 km.

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The best way to get from Nice to Neuchâtel without a car is to train which takes 8 h 45 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 20 min to get from Nice to Neuchâtel, including transfers.

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Nice to Neuchâtel bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Nice, Nice station.

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Nice to Neuchâtel train services, operated by inOui TGV, depart from Nice Ville station.

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The best way to get from Nice to Neuchâtel is to train which takes 8 h 45 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 12 h 5 min.

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The quickest flight from Nice Airport to Geneva Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Nice to Neuchâtel bus services, operated by Domo Reisen, arrive at Neuchâtel station.

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Map of how to get from Nice to Neuchâtel.
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  • Distance: 229.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 20 min

What companies run services between Nice, France and Neuchâtel, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Nice to Neuchâtel via Avignon TGV and Genève in around 8 h 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Nice to Neuchâtel via Genoa, Genoa and Genova - Stazione Marittima in around 12 h 5 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Nice to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $190
Flights from Nice to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Nice to Geneva
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Flights from Nice to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Nice to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Genève-Aéroport to Neuchâtel
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Olten to Neuchâtel
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Neuchâtel
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Genève to Neuchâtel
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Lyon-Part-Dieu to Genève
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Nice Ville to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$60 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $120
Train from Avignon TGV to Genève
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$75 - $85
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$75 - $85
1st Class
$100 - $150
Train from Nice Ville to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $120
1st Class
$140 - $210
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Genève
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $70
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Genève
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
BLS AG
Phone
+41 58 327 32 71
Website
bls.ch
Train from Wolhusen to Bern
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bls.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Neuchâtel
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
bls.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Nice, Nice to Genoa, Genoa
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Domo Reisen
Phone
0041 44 828 60 40
Email
info@domo-reisen.ch
Website
domo-reisen.ch
Bus from Genova - Stazione Marittima to Neuchâtel
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Schedules at
domo-reisen.ch
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Nice to Lucerne
Ave. Duration
8 h 39 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $110
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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Nice to Neuchâtel train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Neuchâtel station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Nice to Neuchâtel is 623 km. It takes approximately 6 h 29 min to drive from Nice to Neuchâtel.

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Swiss and easyJet offer flights from Nice Airport to Geneva Airport.

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There are 176+ hotels available in Neuchâtel. Prices start at $88 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Nice to Nice Airport is to line 99 bus which takes 13 min and costs .

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